Robert P. Burns "Pat"
Robert "Pat" Burns, age 53, of Newark, DE went home to be with the lord on Thursday, April 25, 2013. After graduating from John Dickinson HS in 1978, Pat joined the U.S. Navy
. There he followed his passion as an avionics tech on the F-14 Tomcat. Honorably discharged in 1984, Pat then worked for a defense contractor at Meridian Naval Air Station in Mississippi where he raised his family before returning to Delaware in 2004.
Pat was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Burns and his father Robert Burns. He is survived by his 4 children: Patrick, Amber, James and Dalton; brothers, Kevin and Jimmy; and granddaughter, Skyler.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Road, Newark, DE 19702 from 6pm-8pm and again on Friday, May 3rd at St. James Episcopal Church, 2106 St. James Church Road, Wilmington, DE 19808 from 10am-11am followed by a service at 11am. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery. For directions and to express an online condolence, visit www.strano-feeley.com
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